thinner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

thin +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

thinner

  1. comparative form of thin: more thin

Noun[edit]

thinner (plural thinners)

  1. A liquid substance used to thin the consistency of another liquid.
    Turpentine or mineral spirits can be used as a thinner for oil-based paints.
  2. Something that thins.
    Pomegranate juice and exercise are great natural blood thinners.
    The new type of mechanical thinner allowed thinning of peach blossoms to be completed earlier.
    A solid mane thinner is indispensable in finishing the looks of your horse.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English thinner.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thinner m (uncountable)

  1. paint thinner

Spanish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

thinner m (plural thinners)

  1. thinner, paint thinner